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Mario Badescu Drying Lotion

BY MARIO BADESCU

4.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars68%
  • 4 Stars21%
  • 3 Stars7%
  • 2 Stars3%
  • 1 Star1%
4.51 / 5 based on 8,075 Reviews

Description

The award-winning on-the-spot solution. Helps dry up pesky problems overnight. Features Salicylic Acid, Sulfur, and Calamine.

Ingredients

Isopropyl Alcohol, Aqua (Water, Eau), Calamine, Zinc Oxide, Titanium Dioxide, Sulfur, Camphor, Talc, Glycerin, Salicylic Acid

How To Use

DO NOT SHAKE THE BOTTLE. Before bed (after cleansing and toning), dip a cotton swab into the pink sediment at the bottom of the bottle. Dab directly on the surface blemish; do not rub in. Let dry and rinse off in the morning. Do NOT use on broken skin.

Do not apply to eye area. If product gets into eyes, rinse well with water.

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Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
Mario Badescu Drying Lotion
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REVIEWS
nomi m.
27 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
The hype surrounding this product definitely lived up to my expectations. It is the biggest life saver EVER. The lotion is easy to apply and does not irritate the skin. Perfect for those who get the occasional break out. Pick it up at Ulta!
Jes K.
Oak Forest, IL
37 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Love this stuff. It's clears acne almost over night. Use it at night as a spot treatment and wake up with it instantly gone or a whitehead . I saw the hype on instagram so I wanted to see what it was about and I'm so glad I did . It's in my go to night time routine
Beatriz V.
El Paso, TX
45 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
The beat for breakouts. Every night I put it on top of breakouts that I see coming out or on the ones that are already out and it helps bringing them down. It is not magic but I definitely see that breakouts come out more when I don't use it.
Lauren B.
San Marcos , TX
35 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Perfect for getting rid of those stubborn acne spots. This product works overnight and helps dry up the worst of pimples. I would recommend this to absolutely everyone it can save you from so many pimples popping up all over your face. 
Neilyn R.
32 reviews
Greattttt for zits and on coming pimples. It's quite harsh in the sense that is dries the skin, but it is effective on doing what it advertises. It went beyond me expectations. It'd be flawless if it didn't dry the area it touches as much.
Julie N.
Denison, TX
49 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
The best spot treatment on the market ! This little gem is a lifesaver . Sulphur based - what you want ! For drying up those little spots . Package is perfect . Small jar- lasts for a long time . Def would buy again and would highly recommend
Ashley R.
Lubbock
61 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
The BEST way to stop your small pimples from growing into gross, gigantic eyesores. This "lotion" has calamine in it, so it helps to stop the inflammation during breakouts. It is gentle, unless you apply it to something that you have already picked...then it stings a little bit.
Lindsay K.
Miami, FL
31 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
I don't know, this didn't seem to work for my husband or myself. Maybe for mild blemishes, but for blackheads & acne it just doesn't do much. Not something I'd repurchase. At least it didn't irritate our skin.
Courtney M.
Post Falls, ID
14 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
This products calms down acne/texture so fast. I love putting it on over my moisturizer at night so it can do it's magic & then I wash it off first thing in the morning! I've been using it for 10+ years & it will always remain a beauty staple.
paige b.
281 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
This stuff works the best at spot removing blemishes. Be sure not to mix this stuff up, let it stay separated. Dip a q-tip all the way to the bottom and then apply to blemishes, they will be dried up and gone the next day. Definitely recommend.
Gaby O.
Burlington, NJ
12 reviews
I've heard a lot about this drying lotion or like other girls call it "pimple cream". How many of you have tried it and honestly have had a good out come? Would be nice to hear from the girls next door 🙂
Tina N.
61 reviews
Is this item worth the hype?
Gina d.
Branford, CT
202 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 5
About how long does this bottle last you?
Heather C.
Staff
15 reviews
Has the alcohol in the product irritated your skin?
Miranda L.
Placentia, CA
11 reviews
Is this good for dry skin?

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